Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.6"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 43.6"||1004.90 mi||west||0° 11' 36.8"||13.30 mi||south||1004.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 37.5"||791.52 mi||east||4° 37' 13.7"||317.50 mi||south||851.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Thu 2:36 AM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| SE|
|Lae||Thu 2:36 AM||838 km||521 miles||452 nm|| SW|
|Gizo||Thu 3:36 AM||966 km||600 miles||522 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 2:36 AM||1074 km||667 miles||580 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Thu 3:36 AM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Thu 1:36 AM||1253 km||778 miles||676 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Thu 3:36 AM||1299 km||807 miles||701 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Thu 4:36 AM||1677 km||1042 miles||906 nm|| E|
|Hagåtña||Thu 2:36 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Thu 2:36 AM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| SSW|
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